Ayahuasca-Assisted Psychotherapy in America? Why and How? [ONLINE]

  Episode 2: Ayahuasca-Assisted Psychotherapy in America? Why and How? SEPTEMBER 29TH, 5:00-6:30PM PST Dr. Dennis Mckenna Ethnopharmacologist Dr. Leanna Standish Co-CEO – Sacred Medicines Dr. Victoria Hale Co-CEO – Sacred Medicines Episode Summary: In this episode we will explore some of the following questions regarding Ayahuasca-assisted therapy to the U.S:  Should western scientists and clinicians … Read moreAyahuasca-Assisted Psychotherapy in America? Why and How? [ONLINE]

Ayahuasca Singing, Indigenous Knowledge, and Decolonization [ONLINE]

Featuring Bernd Brabec de Mori in conversation with Bia Labate Wednesday, September 23rd at from 12-1:30pm PST  The practice of singing plays an essential role in much of indigenous culture and ceremony. In traditional ayahuasca ceremonies, singing is how the shamans communicate with the spirit of the plants and is intimately related to healing. Traditional … Read moreAyahuasca Singing, Indigenous Knowledge, and Decolonization [ONLINE]

Why the Music? Exploring Sound and Music in the Ayahuasca Experience

Exploring Sound and Music in the Ayahuasca Experience About this Event This event will be an exploration of sound and music and how they affect and guide the experience of ayahuasca. It will be part lecture and storytelling, and part experiential. Discussed will be icaros, traditional instruments, and non-traditional instruments that are making their way into … Read moreWhy the Music? Exploring Sound and Music in the Ayahuasca Experience

The Medicine Documentary Screening

The Medicine reveals the hidden mysteries of one of nature’s most powerful and controversial healing remedies: ayahuasca. It is a documentary about Amazonian shamanism, introducing Taita Juanito Guillermo Chindoy Chindoy, both a teacher and student of the sacred plant medicine. As ayahuasca gains popularity in the West, the film explores the science as well as … Read moreThe Medicine Documentary Screening

Becoming a Voice for the Plants

Adam Roa and Azrya Cohen have been in a deep communion with altered states of consciousness for the past seven years. Beginning with forays into psychedelics through the burning man community, both Adam and Azrya continually found deeper insight, purpose and clarity of vision through working with these substances in an intentional way. Five years … Read moreBecoming a Voice for the Plants